2015: Helped the Husky 4x100-meter relay reach the NCAA West Preliminary Championships and scored on the relay at the Pac-12 Championships … led off the 4x100m relay which ran a season-best 40.11 seconds at the Pac-12 meet to take third overall to earn a spot on the podium … at West Prelims in Austin, the relay finished 18th overall in 40.48 seconds … was 17th overall in the 100-meters at Pac-12s in 10.76 seconds … set a career-best 100-meters time of 10.63 seconds at the UW-WSU Dual taking second … also ran his 200m PR in the Dual meet, going 21.82 for fourth … third in the 100-meters at the Pepsi Team Invite in 10.85 and part of the winning 4x100m relay in 40.33 … clocked a 10.79 at the Stanford Invite for 19th in the 100-meters … indoors, was 11th in the 60-meter dash at the MPSF Championships in 6.89 seconds and ran on the 4x400m relay that took ninth … set a new 60m PR of 6.88 at the UW Invitational prelims, and was sixth in the final in 6.92 … named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team and also earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors.
2014: A key contributor on the 4x100m relay in his first season, scoring at the Pac-12 Championships … at Pac-12s, ran the third leg of the relay which finished seventh in 41.78 seconds … also ran the open 100-meters at Pac-12s, finishing 20th in 10.96 seconds into a -1.0 headwind … twice ran 10.95 second season-bests at the Trojan Invite and Stanford Invite … clocked a wind-aided 10.81 100-meters at the Washington Open … ran a 200m best of 21.93 at the Washington Open … ran part of the top 4x100m time of the year, 40.79 seconds, in the UW-WSU Dual … was fifth in the 100m in the Dual Meet and seventh in the 200-meters … redshirted the indoor season, competing several times unattached … broke seven seconds in the 60-meters for the first time at the SPU final Qualifier, going 6.95 … also ran a 200m best in the SPU meet in the Dempsey of 22.24.
High School and Personal: Born in Bellevue, Washington … parents are Stephanie and Theodore Strong … has one younger sister, Sheila … grandfather, Roger Strong, grandmother Sheila Anderson, and aunt April Silva all attended UW as well … came on strong as a senior, making the Washington 4A state finals for the first time and finishing second at 100-meters and third at 200-meters … anchored the 4x100-meter relay team that won the 4A state title his junior year in 2012 … won the Narrows League titles at 100m and 200m as a senior … ran a PR of 22.10 for 200-meters at the 2013 Oregon Relays … set his 100m best of 10.83 seconds in the Narrows League final in 2013 … a 2013 Tacoma Athlete of the Year nominee.
2014 Pac-12 - 20th, 100m | 7th, 4x100m
2015 MPSF - 11th, 60m | 9th, 4x400m
2015 Pac-12 - 17th, 100m | 3rd, 4x100m
2015 NCAA Prelims - 18th, 4x100m
2015 Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team
2015 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team